Voting: who can vote & what is the procedure?
This year, students can vote for the University Council and the faculty councils. The elections are held electronically. Everyone who is entitled to vote will receive an e-mail at his or her Tilburg University e-mail address with a link to the voting application. Students can vote from April 28 09:00 hrs up to and including April 30 16:00 hrs, 2021.
Are you entitled to vote?
An electoral roll is determined for every election. Everyone who is entitled to vote is listed on the Electoral roll. The Electoral roll is set to a specific date. For the upcoming elections (April 2021) the electoral roll is set for February 2nd. You may inspect the roll to see if your name is featured. You can consul the roll by calling 013 466 2805 or by sending a message to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are entitled to vote, you may also put your name forward as a candidate for the participatory councils for which you have a right to vote. In these elections, the students will be elected for the University Council and the Faculty Councils.
If you were registered as a student on February 2nd you will be eligible to vote (please read the section ‘Am I entitled to vote as a student?’ for more information).
What to vote for?
- University Council
- Faculty Councils
More information will be published online as soon as possible. All students receive an e-mail with a link to the voting application.
What is the voting procedure?
The elections are held electronically. When the elections actually start, everyone who is entitled to vote will receive an e-mail at his or her Tilburg University e-mail address. You can read this message outside Tilburg University via webmail.
The e-mail will contain a link to the voting application. You log in with your user name and password; then you can cast your vote. Every student who is entitled can vote for the University Council and if applicable, for their Faculty Council. You may only cast 1 vote per Council. Once you have cast your vote, you cannot change it in any way.